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Mr. C. Sabaratnam
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1962 to 1964
He joined his alma mater in 1928 after his degree and continued in the same school until his retirement in 1964. He started as a teacher of Mathematics and Physics in the higher forms, was Vice Principal from 1953 to 1962 and then Principal till 1964.
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Mr. V.M. Asaipillai
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1952 to 1961
An Engineer by profession, was Vice-Principal for almost eighteen years and principal for a decade during which time the stature of the institution reached the highest levels.
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Mr. A. Cumaraswamy
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1933 to 1952
He was the first old boy to become Principal of the school in 1933 and the first Principal to die in harness in November 1952.
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Mr. V.R. Venkataramanan
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1928 to 1933
The first head of Jaffna Hindu College to make meaningful curricular innovations and introduced the concept of the old boys participation for the welfare of the school.
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Mr. M. Sabarathnasinghe
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1927 to 1928
A veteran teacher and one of the pillars of Jaffna Hindu College. He was a pioneer in scouting and was Principal for a short time around 1927-1928 before being appointed Principal to our branch school, Vaddukoddai Hindu College.
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Mr. W.A. Troupe
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1926 to 1927
The only Britisher to head the JHC. He organized a library in his own quarters to promote the habit of reading in the children.
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Mr. N. Selvadurai
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1916 to 1926
In the earlier days the school was popularly called the "Selvadurai School". He strived hard to put the school in the educational map of the country.
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Mr. B. Sanjiva Rao
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1913 to 1914
A renowned educationist and linguist who later became the Vice Chancellor of the Benares Hindu University. As Vice Chancellor, he visited Jaffna Hindu College twice, once as the chief guest for the prize day in the mid forties.
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Mr. G. Shiva Rao
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1910 to 1913
A role model educationist who initiated the organization of the library, hostel, laboratories and the school magazine.
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Mr. N. Selvadurai
Principal, Jaffna Hindu College: 1892 to 1909
In the earlier days the school was popularly called the "Selvadurai School". He strived hard to put the school in the educational map of the country.
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